PETE PHILP

Age

Born 1951

Place of Birth:

Cornwall

Occupation:

Retired

Year began the Morris:

1971

What was it that made you try the Morris?

Saw Trigg dancing at St Kew Highway in June 1971. I joined in Sept 1971

Are you a Dancer, Musician, Both or other?

Both

What made you persevere with it?

Morris is the perfect hobby.  All the benefits of a team sport, but without the competitiveness!! Plus it is family friendly and with no upper age limit.

Who you have danced with except Trigg?

Tywardreath

What is your preferred Dance Tradition?

Fieldtown

What is your favourite Dance?

'Glorisher' (Leapfrog) but now age dictates the less demanding 'Old Woman Tossed Up'

What 'High Spot' do you remember since you started?

Dancing up Westgate, Launceston on Easter Monday 1972, and every Easter Monday since.

Squire - 84- 85   90 - 91 and 2005 - 2006

Foreman 1992 - 2012